IndiGo is a low-cost carrier set up in 2006 by a group of businessmen from India and abroad. The airline’s value proposition is its cost-effective, punctuality and customer-friendly services. It is the fastest growing low-cost airline in the world, and India’s largest airline with a market share of almost 30%. A robust low cost airline, IndiGo offers cheap and convenient deals on airfares.
The IATA code for this airline is 6E.
Where does IndiGo fly to?
IndiGo provides close to 450 flights to over 34 destinations in the world.
IndiGo connects different destinations in India. It flies to the metros like New Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai and Kolkata. The carrier, with a fleet of 70 Airbus A320 aircraft, flies to all corners of the country, connecting Agartala, Dibrugarh, Guwahati and Imphal in the east, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kochi and Trivandrum in the south, Chandigarh, Jammu, and Lucknow in the north, and Ahmedabad, Pune and Vadodara in the west, among many others.
Ever since it received the permit to run international flights in 2011, IndiGo has been flying to popular international destinations like Bangkok, Dubai, Kathmandu, Muscat and Singapore.
How to book IndiGo flights?
Online air ticket booking is one way of buying air tickets that not only helps save you money but also is easy and convenient. It is fast and hassle-free, and gives you great information very easily. All you have to do is fill up some details, such as the dates of travel and details regarding the destination, and you get a list of airfares to compare. Since flights at different times of the day are bound to have different fares, it is essential for you to be flexible in order to get the cheapest airfare. You can also get IndiGo flight schedules, information about direct flights and those with a stopover. Round trip bookings offer more savings when you book IndiGo flights online.
IndiGo Airlines Baggage information
Being a low-cost airline, the baggage allowance is not as per a full-service carrier. However, it is an excellent option for passengers travelling with less or no checked-in baggage.
Generally, Economy Class passengers are permitted 15kg checked baggage with just 1 piece of baggage for domestic flights. However, for flights to/from Dubai and Muscat, the baggage allowance limit is 30kg for 1 piece of baggage. For cabin baggage, passengers can carry one piece of luggage not exceeding 7kg weight. Passengers can carry additional baggage by paying additional cost at the airport or book it online directly with the airline.
For more information on the baggage policy and limits, please visit IndiGo Airlines website.
What to do before leaving for the airport?
The PNR number on your air ticket can be used to check the status of the flight and to check-in online even before you leave home.
IndiGo also offers web check-in services to its passengers. The online check-in is open 48 hours before the flight departure and is closed 45 minutes prior to departure.